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A message from Penn State President Eric J. Barron

In the face of severe financial impacts to the University brought on by the global coronavirus pandemic, on April 23 Penn State President Eric J. Barron announced some salary adjustments; a 3% across-the-board cut to university budgets in the next fiscal year; and his intention to work with the Board of Trustees to freeze tuition for the 2020-21 academic year to limit student costs.

Why Schuylkill?

Why do our students choose Penn State Schuylkill? Hear for yourself! Senior Abbie Kaiser and sophomore Brianah Stone share what they love about Schuylkill and how learning here has transformed their lives and taken them all over the world.

'Understanding the Opioid Crisis,' by Glenn Sterner

Glenn Sterner, assistant professor of criminal justice at Penn State Abington, delivered the keynote speech at Penn State Schuylkill and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Schuylkill’s “Opioids: The Crisis Next Door” conference, hosted at the Schuylkill campus on Sept. 21. Sterner’s talk, titled “Understanding the Opioid Crisis,” provided an overview of the epidemic  from the early 2000s until today.